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Full Schedule – Concurrent Education Sessions

Join us for a complimentary day of education on Monday, October 9, before IMEX America officially begins. Complimentary cutting-edge professional development is open to all IMEX America buyers and sellers. MPI will feature nearly 30 education sessions covering topics such as risk management, medical meetings, contracts, strategic communications, and behavioral science. The majority of the education sessions are aligned to the CMP International Standards and are eligible for clock hours.

To see the full Smart Monday schedule of events, sessions and activities, click here

Sunday, October 8

1:00PM-5:00PM  Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate (HMCC)
Get your HMCC before the week of IMEX America. Learn more and register here.

Monday, October 9

8:30AM-9:30AM  Purposeful Meetings – Driving Deeper Meaning and Insights
10:00AM-5:00PM  CMP Master Class: Preparing for the Exam and Applying it at Work (Additional Fee & Registration Required)
10:00AM-11:00AM  Setting the Pace for Sustainable Events
  What's really happening in that headset?
  Meeting Safety & Security—Every Little Thing
  Cyber safety: is your head in the cloud?
  Visioneering the Meeting Room of the Future
  Meeting Design for Suppliers
  Dotmocracy: Solutions to the Industry's Great Challenges
11:15AM-12:15PM  Spectrogram: Trends in Meeting Design, Food & Beverage and Negotiation
  Wellness and CSR in Events – 30+ ideas for Creating A Win for Everyone!
  The Art of Networking and Selling at Trade Shows
  SITE Index: The Incentive Travel Industry Annual Forecast
  PCO/Meeting Planner and DMC - What's Happening?
  Rx for Events – Culinary Session
  Get Strategic or Get Left Behind
1:00PM-5:00PM  Women in Leadership: Executive Leadership Skills (Additional Fee & Registration Required)
1:45PM-4:30PM  Addressing "Uh-oh" Situations in Your Contracts
1:45PM-3:00PM  Understanding, Embracing, and Succeeding with Long Lasting Customer Relations
  Purposeful Meetings - Theory to Application
  Recovering VAT in Europe: What Organizers of Association and Corporate Events Should Know
  What's Keeping Hospitality and Meeting Planners up at Night
  Meeting the Challenge of Increasing Disruption & Personalization
  Creating Exceptional Audiovisual Experiences
3:30PM-4:30PM  Crisis? What Crisis! The Yin and Yang of Crisis Management
  No One Said There'd Be Math Involved
  Driving Destination Sustainability, Performance and Competitiveness
  A Closer Look at Travel Bans and Boycotts
  Creating A Culture Of Innovation
3:30PM-4:45PM  Move Over Kale! Successful Tastes & Trends

Tuesday, October 10

8:30AM-9:30AM  Activity is Not Productivity

Wednesday, October 11

8:30AM-9:30AM  Prosperity Ahead – or Not?

Thursday, October 12

8:30AM-9:30AM  From Relatable to Down the Rabbit Hole. Win with Surprise and Delight